Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Tragedy, Empathy, and the Weight of Grief

Hanging on through the hopelessness of heavy boots

Photo by Alex Boyd on Unsplash

It’s late Sunday night when a post appears in my local community Facebook group. There is not much information, just a screenshot of a dispatch report from the fire station down the hill. The address is blacked out, but I can see enough to maybe figure it out. Description: ECHO DOA. Initial Remarks: 3 PEOPLE

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Rachael Hope

Rachael Hope

Polyamorous, loud laughing unapologetic feminist, rad fatty, and epic sweet tooth.